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Trips

This page gives mentions some of the trips that members of our family made. Trips Li-Xia and Frans made on their own are not mentioned here.

Our Honeymoon

The flights we took are:

First visit of Li-Xia's mother

Li-Xia's mother came to stay with us for half a year right after Annabel was born. These are the flights she took:

April 6-8, 1995: Long weekend in Paris

Frans, Li-Xia, and her mother went to Paris for a long weekend. We stayed in Hotel d'Amience room 103 which is at 11 Rue des 2 Gares, close to Gar du Nord. The second day we went to the National Museum for Mordern Art, and on the third day we went to the Louvre where we saw the Mona Lisa.

Trains we took going there:

Back:

China trip 1996

Together with Annabel we spend some weeks in Urumqi, to stay with our Chinese family. These are the flights we took:

Second visit of Li-Xia's mother

Right after Andy was born, Li-Xia's mother again came to stay with us. This time she only stayed for three monts, because her visa could not be extended.

November 24-27, 2000 to Heijen: CenterParcs "Het Heijderbos"

We had a long weekend with our whole family together, to celebrate the 40th wedding day of my parents. We arrived on Friday evening late and stated in cottage number 636. On Saturday we went swimming in the Aqua Mondo, and in the evening we had a big dinner. On Sunday we went to the Jungle Dome, and in the evening we had some nice dinner again.

August 10-13, 2001 to Heijen: CenterParcs "Het Heiderbos"

We went with our family and Frans his mother to stay for a long weekend again. We arrived on Friday afternoon. In the evening we ate in our cottage number 802. On Saturday we went swimming in the Aqua Mondo, and in the evening we had a dinner. On Sunday we went to the Jungle Dome, and in the evening Li-Xia and I had a romatic night. On Monday we went swimming for the last time.

Third visit of Li-Xia's mother

Because we did have not have the ability to visit our family in Urumqi, Li-Xia's mother came stay with us for a third time.

February 15-18, 2002 to Heijen: CenterParcs "Het Heiderbos"

On Friday afternoon we arrived with our family, including Li-Xia's mother, at the park. Inside the park we met my mother.

October 9-11, 2003 to Zeewolde: CenterParcs "De Eemhof"

On Friday afternoon we arrived with our family at the park. As usual, my mother already was at the cottage. On Saturday we celebrated the birthdays of Annabel and Andy. On Sunday we went swimming again.

July 24-August 17, 2006 to China

February 26-29, 2007 to Maastricht: Van der Valk Hotel

Li-Xia and Frans go to Maastricht and stay in the Van der Valk hotel for two nights and spend the days looking for the locations where the pictures in the book Maastricht 148 are taken.

March 8-11, 2007 to Zandvoort: EYGC 2007

Annabel and Frans go to Zandvoort and stay for three nights in the Centerparcs park in Zandvoort for attending the European Youth Goe Championships 2007. We stay in cottage 459 together with some friends from Enschede.

April 30 - May 2, 2007 to Maastricht: Van der Valk Hotel

Li-Xia and Frans go to Maastricht and stay in the Van der Valk hotel for two nights and spend the days looking for the locations where the pictures in the book Maastricht 148 are taken.

May 13-15, 2010 to Barcelona

Li-Xia and Frans join the company to a short trip to Barcelona. They fly with AirBerlin according to the following schedule:

July 12-29, 2010 to China

Li-Xia and Frans travel to Urumqi for a family visit.


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